Built in 1890 and designed by Stamford White, Judson Memorial Church (erected on the south end of Washington Square) aspired to unite the immigrants that lived to the south and the rich people that lived to the north. This idea ultimately failed, but Judson Memorial is still instrumental in its outreach ministries. The secret here is to knock on the east door and get someone to let you into the sanctuary, which has a magnificent rose window at the south end and detailed stained glass windows on the west and east sides.
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Spray yes to Michael John LaChiusas new musical about an elderly American stuntswoman. In 1901, on the occasion of her 63rd birthday, Anna Edson Taylor set out to become the first person to shoot Niagara in a barrel. And live. Director Jack... More »